Honea Path in Anderson County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
The Story of the Bell
By Mrs. Mary Meyers
"For a day in thy courts is better than a thousand.
I had rather be a doorkeeper in the house of God."
After his retirerment, Harold and Delane Fisher rang the bell until
The bell rang again in August 1980 at the 75th anniversary of Chiquola Baptist Church.
Now! The bell can be rung again. Installed 2007.
Erected 2007 by Chiquola Baptist Church.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Churches & Religion. In addition, it is included in the Historic Bells series list. A significant historical month for this entry is March 1896.
Location. 34° 26.783′ N, 82° 23.25′ W. Marker is in Honea Path, South Carolina, in Anderson County. Marker can be reached from East Greer Street, on the right when traveling west. Marker is located near the bell memorial, which is located to the left of the church's south entrance. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 405 East Greer Street, Honea Path SC 29654, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Chiquola Baptist Church Bell (here, next to this marker); David Greer, Sr. (approx. ¼ mile away); Carnegie Library (approx. 0.3 miles away); Honea Path (approx. 0.3 miles away); Honea Path Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); They Died for the Rights of the Working Man (approx. 0.4 miles away); Chiquola Mill Monument (approx. 0.4 miles away); Southside Baptist ChurchBroadmouth Baptist Church (approx. 2.2 miles away); Barkers Creek Baptist Church (approx. 3.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Honea Path.
Also see . . . Chiquola Baptist Church. Official website of Chiquola Baptist Church. (Submitted on November 27, 2010, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on November 27, 2010, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 765 times since then and 82 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on November 27, 2010, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.